Computer and Information Science

  • Human-Computer Interaction
    Human-Computer Interaction
    Editor Inaki Maurtua
    ISBN 978-953-307-022-3
    570 pages, December, 2009
    In this book the reader will find a collection of 31 papers presenting different facets of Human Computer Interaction, the result of research projects and experiments as well as new approaches to design user interfaces. The book is organized accordi ...
  • Engineering the Computer Science and IT
    Engineering the Computer Science and IT
    Editor Safeeullah Soomro
    ISBN 978-953-307-012-4
    514 pages, October, 2009
    It has been many decades, since Computer Science has been able to achieve tremendous recognition and has been applied in various fields, mainly computer programming and software engineering. Many efforts have been taken ...
  • Pattern Recognition
    Pattern Recognition
    Editor Peng-Yeng Yin
    ISBN 978-953-307-014-8
    578 pages, October, 2009
    For more than 40 years, pattern recognition approaches are continuingly improving and have been used in an increasing number of areas with great success. This book discloses recent advances and new ideas in approaches and applications for pattern re ...
  • Evolutionary Computation
    Evolutionary Computation
    Editor Wellington Pinheiro dos Santos
    ISBN 978-953-307-008-7
    582 pages, October, 2009
    This book presents several recent advances on Evolutionary Computation, specially evolution-based optimization methods and hybrid algorithms for several applications, from optimization and learning to pattern recognition and bioinformatics. Thi ...
  • Kalman Filter Recent Advances and Applications
    Kalman Filter Recent Advances and Applications
    Editor Victor M. Moreno and Alberto Pigazo
    ISBN 978-953-307-000-1
    604 pages, April, 2009
    The aim of this book is to provide an overview of recent developments in Kalman filter theory and their applications in engineering and scientific fields. The book is divided into 24 chapters and organized in five blocks corresponding to recent adv ...
  • State of the Art in Face Recognition
    State of the Art in Face Recognition
    Editor Dr. Mario I. Chacon M.
    ISBN 978-3-902613-42-4
    436 pages, January, 2009
    Notwithstanding the tremendous effort to solve the face recognition problem, it is not possible yet to design a face recognition system with a potential close to human performance. New computer vision and pattern recognition approaches need to be inv ...
  • Theory and Novel Applications of Machine Learning
    Theory and Novel Applications of Machine Learning
    Editor Meng Joo Er and Yi Zhou
    ISBN 978-953-7619-55-4
    376 pages, January, 2009
    Even since computers were invented, many researchers have been trying to understand how human beings learn and many interesting paradigms and approaches towards emulating human learning abilities have been proposed. The ability of learning is one of ...
  • Particle Swarm Optimization
    Particle Swarm Optimization
    Editor Aleksandar Lazinica
    ISBN 978-953-7619-48-0
    486 pages, January, 2009
    Particle swarm optimization (PSO) is a population based stochastic optimization technique influenced by the social behavior of bird flocking or fish schooling.PSO shares many similarities with evolutionary computation techniques such as Genetic Algor ...